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Side effects: The side effects of breast cancer treatment.

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02/18/17
Scalp cooling can prevent hair loss caused by chemotherapy
11/12/16
Treatment can cause long-term fatigue in breast cancer survivors
12/20/15
Women with triple negative disease are especially vulnerable to delays in starting adjuvant chemotherapy
09/19/15
Ferritin can protect breast cancer cells from treatment by Adriamycin
06/21/15
Moderate to vigorous exercise could improve some chemo brain symptoms, especially among overweight or obese women
01/25/15
Supplemental vitamin C during chemotherapy not shown to be beneficial
10/19/14
Light at night reduces Adriamycin effectiveness in rat model of breast cancer
07/15/14
Significant improvements in chemo brain are typical within three years
09/21/13
Trans fat consumption during Adriamycin chemotherapy could increase heart damage
08/25/13
Chemo brain can mean impaired decision making, attention and memory
04/30/13
Unpleasant side effects of anti-estrogens can indicate treatment is working
03/04/13
Fasting is more effective than calorie restriction in mouse model of chemotherapy
12/31/12
Treatment with Femara after tamoxifen can worsen cholesterol profile
05/30/12
Fish oil does not prevent Adriamycin-induced heart damage and might promote it
05/02/12
Brachytherapy has similar survival but more complications than whole breast irradiation
03/05/12
Resumption of menstruation after chemotherapy is associated with unfavorable prognosis
02/15/12
Grapes and other foods might help protect against Adriamycin-induced heart damage
01/09/12
Black cohosh reduces mammary tumor growth in a rat model of breast cancer
12/17/11
Women undergoing breast conserving treatment can have ongoing side effects
12/15/11
Kaempferol protects against Adriamycin-induced heart damage
12/14/11
Chemo brain can persist for more than three years after breast cancer treatment
12/01/11
Herceptin plus anthracycline chemotherapy greatly increases risk of heart damage
11/06/11
Combination HRT doubles breast cancer risk among women with breast tenderness
10/09/11
Low white blood cell count as a result of chemotherapy indicates the treatment is working
10/07/11
Tamoxifen may increase the risk of type 2 diabetes in older women
10/06/11
Non-anthracycline chemotherapy plus Herceptin is effective treatment for HER2+ breast cancer
10/03/11
Simultaneous chemotherapy plus radiation treatment reduces breast cancer recurrence
09/28/11
The bisphosphonate zoledronic acid might reduce breast cancer recurrence in postmenopausal women
09/26/11
At least 8% of women still have lymphedema five years after breast cancer surgery
08/08/11
Lymphedema is common in men with breast cancer
07/31/11
High dose vitamin D reduces musculoskeletal symptoms in women taking Arimidex
07/29/11
5 years of tamoxifen reduces breast cancer mortality for 15 years for ER+ disease
07/17/11
Increasingly severe side effects of aromatase inhibitors may make tamoxifen first the best strategy
07/07/11
Metastasis stimulated by breast cancer surgery is reduced in rats with new treatments
07/01/11
High body mass index increases risk of lymphedema
03/19/11
Treatment with Herceptin for one year improves survival in women with HER2+ breast cancer
03/01/11
Aromatase inhibitor only or after tamoxifen are both effective treatments
12/26/10
Muscle and joint pain are common during taxane chemotherapy for breast cancer
11/18/10
Aromatase inhibitors have numerous side effects in addition to musculoskeletal symptoms
09/18/10
Degree of chemo brain appears to be influenced by age and cognitive reserve
06/12/10
Cognitive function improves after completion of both Femara and tamoxifen treatment
05/06/10
Fasting protects normal cells and sensitizes cancer cells to chemotherapy
05/04/10
Neutropenia during chemotherapy predicts favorable breast cancer outcome
04/22/10
Coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10) might increase risk of postmenopausal breast cancer
03/07/10
Weight gain can increase hot flashes in breast cancer survivors on aromatase inhibitors
02/28/10
Does air travel increase lymphedema in breast cancer survivors?
02/13/10
Tamoxifen treatment results in cognitive impairment compared to Aromasin
01/14/10
Physical therapy begun early can prevent lymphedema after axillary lymph node dissection

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